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GDA’s Arbab Rahim defeated by PPP candidate in Umerkot by-poll

Pakistan Peoples Party’s Ameer Ali Shah has won the PS-52 Umerkot by-election, according to unofficial results.

Ameer Shah secured 55,995 votes. His was followed by Grand Democratic Alliance’s Arbab Ghulam Rahim, who bagged 29,445 votes.

Earlier in the day, several people were injured in clashes between PPP and GDA workers at two polling stations in the constituency.

The provincial assembly seat fell vacant after PPP MPA Syed Ali Mardan Shah died of cardiac arrest last year.

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